The Blitz was the sustained bombing of the United Kingdom by Nazi Germany between 7 September 1940 and 10 May 1941, in World War II. While the "Blitz" hit many towns and cities across the UK, it began with the bombing of London for 57 nights in a row. By the end of May 1941, over 43,000 civilians had been killed and more than a million houses destroyed or damaged. London was not the only city to suffer extensive bombing during the Blitz. Birmingham, Coventry, Sheffield, Liverpool,... ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Pink Floyd, wall, Goodbye Blue Sky, London Blitz, WW2
Long unavailable, this film presents Pete Seeger (who wrote a manual for playing steel drums) visiting steel drum makers and players in Trinidad. We found the process of tuning the pans particularly interesting. ( 1 reviews ) Topic: calypso
The "UfA-Tonwoche" is a newsreel out of the Third Reich which has been produced until June 1940. Political, military, cultural and sporting events from Germany and foreign countries are shown. --- Die UfA-Tonwoche ist eine Wochenschau aus dem Dritten Reich, die bis Juni 1940 produziert wurde. Es werden politische, militaerische, kulturelle und sportliche Ereignisse aus Deutschland und dem Ausland gezeigt. --- Adolf Hitler in Italien vom 3. bis 9. Mai: Am Nationaldenkmal in Rom ehrt... ( 1 reviews ) Topics: German Newsreel, Deutsche Wochenschau, Adolf Hitler, Hitler, Fuehrer, Duce, Rom, Italien, Neapel,...
Berlin in the Olympic summer 1936. A Nazi propaganda film and a portrait in colour of the early 20th century city. favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 5 reviews ) Topics: Berlin, Olympics, Nazi propaganda